AlphaRx Announces the Podium Presentation of GAI-122 Injectable Nanoemulsion for Neuroprotection at Controlled Release Society Annual Meeting
The Controlled Release Society (CRS) is an international organization consisting of 3,000 members from over fifty countries. Two-thirds of CRS membership are from the pharmaceutical industry and one-third consist of academic and government members. The CRS is the premier multidisciplinary society dedicated to the promotion of the science, technology, and innovative delivery of bio-actives for the benefit of humanity.
GAI-122, an investigational, injectable nanoemulsion of a Mitochondria-targeted neuroprotective agent formulated with AlphaRx’s proprietary drug delivery technology, and has been shown to provide significant neuroprotection in multiple in vitro and in vivo animal studies, suggesting that this injectable nanoemulsion formulation has the potential to effectively treat patients with acute ischemic stroke or to prevent postoperative delirium. Mitochondria are intracellular structures that are responsible for generating energy within all cells and play an important role in mediating brain cell function and survival. Mitochondrial dysfunction has been linked to Stroke, Alzheimer’s and
About AlphaRx Inc.
AlphaRx is a specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to developing proven therapies by reformulating FDA approved and marketed drugs which through the application of its proprietary site-specific nano drug delivery technology, offers improved medical benefits and a potential for significant commercial product development. The Company’s product candidates address various pharmaceutical markets, including inflammation, stroke and pneumonia.
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